Governor Rick Scott says the Legislature did a good job in implementing policy changes that will create more jobs in Florida. Days after the close of session Scott went on an all out media tour, an unusual move since he’s known for keeping the media at bay. But Florida’s 45th Governor sat down with Florida Public Radio’s Trimmel Gomes during one of his stops in Panama City, touting his victories out of his first legislative session.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/GovScottQA.mp3]
University of Florida President Kent Fuchs announced his support for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals following the Trump administration's Tuesday announcement to end the program. “The DACA program and our 'Dreamers' add significantly to our university’s excellence in education, research and the economic impact the university has on our state," Fuchs said in a statement.